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European Commission, Eurostat, Theme Environment and Energy,
Waste generated and treated in Europe. 2005 Edition (figures for 2002)
Uploaded on Wednesday 22 Feb 2012
Hazardous waste generation
In Europe the manufacturing sector produces large amounts of hazardous waste. This graphic shows the ratio between the manufacturing sector and all other sectors in selected European countries from 2002 figures.